Incremation In`cre*ma"tion, n. Burning; esp., the act of burning a dead body; cremation. [1913 Webster]

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  • incremation — n. cremation, incineration, burning to ashes (i.e. dead body) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • incremation — in·cremation …   English syllables

  • incremation — ˌin+ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: in (II) + cremation : cremation …   Useful english dictionary

  • burning — adj 1. blazing, ablaze, raging, on fire, afire, fiery; flaming, aflame, smoking, ignited; very hot, boiling, scalding, scorching, sizzling; smoldering, simmering, parching; roasting, broiling, grilling, baking, toasting. 2. gleaming, agleam,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • combustion — n burning, Chem. oxidation, fire, flame, blaze, conflagration; kindling, ignition, calefac tion; incineration, cineration, cremation, incremation; parching, roasting, scorching, torrefaction, scorifica tion; singeing, cautery, cauterization,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder